# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Dallas, TX (DFW)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Dallas (Los Angeles International Airport – Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport) is 1235 miles / 1987 kilometers / 1073 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Dallas (DFW) is 1430 miles / 2302 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 36 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Dallas.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW).

## How far is Dallas from Los Angeles?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Dallas. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1234.903 miles
• 1987.383 kilometers
• 1073.101 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 1232.289 miles
• 1983.177 kilometers
• 1070.830 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: DFW
ICAO Code: KDFW
Coordinates: 32°53′48″N, 97°2′16″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Dallas is 2 hours. Dallas is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Dallas (DFW).

Distance:
1235
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1235

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